cross_im.cur Informations - Download and Fix

Sometimes Windows system displays error messages regarding corrupted or missing cross_im.cur files. Situations like that can occur, for example, during a software installation process. Each software program requires certain resources, libraries, and source data to work properly. Corrupted or nonexistent cross_im.cur file can therefore effect in failed execution of the started process.

cross_im.cur file Windows Cursor. The file was developed by Microsoft for use with Windows software. Here you will find detailed information about the file and instructions how to proceed in the event of cross_im.cur related errors on your device. You can also download cross_im.cur file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows Vista, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

For Windows Compatible with: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows Vista, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP

File info

General information
Filename cross_im.cur
File extension CUR
Type System
Description Windows Cursor
Software
Program Windows 10
Software Windows
Author Microsoft
Software version 10
Details
File size 8774
Oldest file 2006-09-18
Latest file 2017-03-18
cross_im.cur

There are various types of errors related to cross_im.cur file. cross_im.cur file may be located in wrong file directory on your device, may not be present in the system, or may be infected with malicious software and therefore not work correctly. Below is a list of most common error messages related to cross_im.cur file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

  • cross_im.cur is corrupted
  • cross_im.cur cannot be located
  • Runtime Error - cross_im.cur
  • cross_im.cur file error
  • cross_im.cur file cannot be loaded. Module was not found
  • cannot register cross_im.cur file:
  • cross_im.cur file could not be loaded
  • cross_im.cur file doesn't exist

cross_im.cur

Error

Application could not be started because cross_im.cur file is missing. Reinstall the application to solve the problem.

OK

Problems related to cross_im.cur can be addressed in various ways. Some methods are meant only for advanced users. If you don't have confidence in your skills, we suggest consulting a specialist. Fixing cross_im.cur file errors should be approached with utmost caution for any mistakes can result in unstable or unproperly working system. If you have the necassary skills, please proceed.

cross_im.cur file errors can be caused by various factors, so its is beneficial to try to fix them using various methods.

Step 1: Scan your computer for any malicious software

Virus Scan

Windows files are commonly attacked by malicious software that prevents them from working properly. First step in addressing problems with cross_im.cur file or any other Windows system files should be scanning the system for malicious software using an antivirus tool.

If by any chance you don't have any antivirus software installed on your system yet, you should do it immediately. Unprotected system is not only a source of file errors, but, more importantly, makes your system vulnerable to many dangers. If you don't know which antivirus tool to choose, consult this Wikipedia article – comparison of antivirus software.

Step 2: Update your system and drivers.

Windows Update

Installing relevant Microsoft Windows patches and updates may solve your problems related to cross_im.cur file. Use dedicated Windows tool to perform the update.

  1. Go to the Windows "Start" menu
  2. Type "Windows Update" in the search field
  3. Choose the appropriate software program (name may vary depending on your system version)
  4. Check if your system is up to date. If any unapplied updates are listed, install them immediately.
  5. After the update has been done,restart your computer in order to complete the process.

Beside updating the system, it is recommended that you install latest device drivers, as drivers can influence proper working of cross_im.cur or other system files. In order to do so, go to your computer or device producer's website where you will find information regarding latest driver updates.

Step 3: Use System File Checker (SFC) tool

System File Checker

System File Checker is a Microsoft Windows tool. As the name suggests, the tool is used for identyfing and addressing system file related errors, including those related to cross_im.cur file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the cross_im.cur file with properly working version. To use the tool:

  1. Go to the Windows "Start" menu
  2. Type "cmd" in the search field
  3. Locate "Command Prompt" result – don't run it yet:
  4. Click the right mouse button and select "Run as Administrator" option
  5. Type "sfc /scannow" in console prompt to start the program and follow the instructions

Step 4: Restoring Windows system

Windows Recovery

Another approach is to restore system to previous state, before the cross_im.cur file error occured. In order to restore your system, follow the instructions below

  1. Go to the Windows "Start" menu
  2. Type "System Restore" in the search field
  3. Start the system restore tool – it's name may differ depending on version of the system
  4. The application will guide you through the process – read the messages carefully
  5. After the process has finished, restart your computer.

If all the above-mentioned methods failed and the cross_im.cur file problem has not been resolved, proceed to the next step. Remember that the following steps are intended only for advanced users.

Download and replace cross_im.cur file

The last solution is to manually download and replace cross_im.cur file in appropriate folder on the disk. Select file version compatible with your operating system and click the "Download" button. Next, go to your web browser's "Downloaded" folder and copy the downloaded cross_im.cur file.

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of cross_im.cur file example directory paths.

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\Cursors\
  • Windows 8.1: C:\Windows\Cursors\
  • Windows Vista: C:\Windows\Cursors\
  • Windows 8: ---
  • Windows 7: ---
  • Windows XP: ---

If the steps did not solve your cross_im.cur file problem, you should consult a professional. A probability exists that the error(s) might be device-related and therefore should be resolved at the hardware level. A fresh operating system installation might be necessary – a faulty system installation process can result in data loss.

File versions list

Filename cross_im.cur
System Windows 10
File size 8774 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 e9814cbf058760f29a8008e092388c77
SHA1 e08a73ed31389b4b99e5d43dbd85b63076bd9806
SHA256 c6e6bfd897116c6ca70cba252b9340307a7a13172687d63bbfccaabb80d0bc6a
CRC32 0f9647c1
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename cross_im.cur
System Windows 8.1
File size 1158 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 3ba4e5ca0bf17273a76ebbdf2a1782ea
SHA1 6d90c6d46351094c705b1d7aeb6f945a5dc3acda
SHA256 6fbee169a1889494f62ba46a79c6a31e2fe6abbc49169a31d8e208de7c347e19
CRC32 81fde9aa
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename cross_im.cur
System Windows Vista
File size 766 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 5b0b39f99e0267eef2e6606a7fb3c246
SHA1 1c6ac409a6a0e5626bae35ae25ecb0c0e777fbf5
SHA256 682f22a8be5c4f6027ff08deedf4ee3e0db97bac065e1a4113458cd06c0b6ce8
CRC32 caa2e678
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename cross_im.cur
System Windows 8
File size 1158 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 3ba4e5ca0bf17273a76ebbdf2a1782ea
SHA1 6d90c6d46351094c705b1d7aeb6f945a5dc3acda
SHA256 6fbee169a1889494f62ba46a79c6a31e2fe6abbc49169a31d8e208de7c347e19
CRC32 81fde9aa
Example file location ---
Filename cross_im.cur
System Windows 7
File size 1158 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 3ba4e5ca0bf17273a76ebbdf2a1782ea
SHA1 6d90c6d46351094c705b1d7aeb6f945a5dc3acda
SHA256 6fbee169a1889494f62ba46a79c6a31e2fe6abbc49169a31d8e208de7c347e19
CRC32 81fde9aa
Example file location ---
Filename cross_im.cur
System Windows XP
File size 766 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 5b0b39f99e0267eef2e6606a7fb3c246
SHA1 1c6ac409a6a0e5626bae35ae25ecb0c0e777fbf5
SHA256 682f22a8be5c4f6027ff08deedf4ee3e0db97bac065e1a4113458cd06c0b6ce8
CRC32 caa2e678
Example file location ---